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Wednesday, May 20, 2015
Warmer Spring Weather Brings DIY Home Improvement Projects: Wisconsin Public Service Urges Customers to be Safe  Green Bay, WI – With Memorial Day weekend ahead, Wisconsin Public Service (WPS) reminds Do-It-Yourselfers that working in the home or yard can be dangerous if the appropriate precautions are not taken. Anytime someone has a project that involves digging, it is important to "know ...read more
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Tuesday, May 19, 2015
Following are the apps being highlighted in May.·         It’s home improvement time, both inside and outside.  Houzz Interior Design Ideas provides everything you need to improve your home from start to finish. ·         If you use Dropbox, you’ll love Carousel — it’s a gallery app that's the faster, prettier, all-around-better way to view the photos and videos you keep in ...read more
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Friday, April 24, 2015
Contact: Kristin Cates Marketing & Special Events Director  Volunteer Center of East Central Wisconsin Date: Thursday, April 23, 2015 2015 YOUTH ALLIANCE AWARDS PROGRAM CELEBRATES LOCAL YOUTH Volunteer Center of East Central Wisconsin Holds Award Ceremony that Celebrates Local Youth Volunteers  Appleton, Wis. – The Volunteer Center of East Central Wisconsin presented Youth Alliance Awards ...read more
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Friday, April 24, 2015
Charging Best Practices Submitted by Cellcom Your smartphone keeps you connected, entertained and safe and likely rarely leaves your side. Keeping  your device charged for your daily activities isn’t rocket science, but there are a few things to know to  safely and efficiently power your device. When it comes to charging your smartphone you should only use a charger that is approved for ...read more
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Monday, April 20, 2015
Performa, Inc., St. Norbert College and Miron Construction receive the Wisconsin Main Street award for “Best New Building” for the college’s Gehl-Mulva Science Center. This year the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) held the awards dinner at St. Norbert’s Michels Commons and presented 23 awards, 5 of which are De Pere projects.
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Monday, April 06, 2015
April 5-11 is Dam Safety Awareness Week.      Be Aware Near Dams! Wisconsin Public Service reminds everyone to use caution when recreating near hydroelectric dams this spring.  Thin ice, high water flow, cold water temperatures, debris in the water and unpredictable weather can make activities on the flowages and rivers hazardous.  While dams are vital to our electric supply, these facilities ...read more
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Monday, April 06, 2015
Do you know a student who is innovative?  Junior Achievement  in Brown County is embarking on a new venture to help youth become real-world entrepreneurs.  We need your assistance to identify those young people! JA in Brown County is offering a week long "Be an Entrepreneur" resident camp for high school age students (current 8th-11th graders).  In partnership with the Greater Green Bay ...read more
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Monday, April 06, 2015
Contact: Dale Schmit MPA, BS, RS 920-339-4054 (Sanitarian, City of De Pere Health Department) EGG SAFETY FOR THE HOLIDAYS Whether preparing, serving, hunting or decorating eggs, it is important to remember that safe handling and cooking will reduce the chance of getting sick this Easter. Even the cleanest eggs, that do not have cracks in the shell, can contain Salmonella.  Unfortunately, ...read more
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Monday, March 30, 2015
Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge Coming Soon Cellcom is excited to announce that the highly anticipated Samsung Galaxy S®6 and Galaxy S®6 edge will be available to its customers. The Galaxy S6 and S6 edge are carefully crafted from metal and glass and packed with innovative new features. “Samsung offers a wide range of products to fit consumers’ needs and the Galaxy S6 and S6 edge continue ...read more
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Monday, March 23, 2015
For Immediate Release – Wednesday, March 18, 2015 Media Contact: Angela Deja Public Relations Coordinator (920) 272-3360 angela.deja@prevea.com Prevea Health Ready to Pilot New, Unique Service to Northeast WI: Video Appointments for Patients Green Bay – These days, there isn’t much you can’t do online. For some residents in Northeast Wisconsin, that will soon include a visit to the ...read more
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Sunday, March 08, 2015
Wisconsin Public Service Foundation Offers Tech College ScholarshipsApplication for the Wisconsin Technical College Scholarships is Now Open Green Bay, WI - Wisconsin Public Service Foundation is accepting scholarship applications from students who live within the company's service area and plan to attend technical college programs. Scholarships are offered to students who are high school ...read more
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Monday, February 16, 2015
The Cloud Submitted by Cellcom Consider the number of internet-connected devices you access on a daily basis? Smartphones, laptops, tablets, desktops, e-readers and more - Americans own an average of four digital devices. Accessing photos, documents, and music across these devices is easier than ever thanks to the cloud. The cloud is an elusive topic for some people, but chances are you’re ...read more
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Friday, February 06, 2015
For more information, contact: Jan Rasmussen     (415) 318-4134             jan.rasmussen@att.com                              AT&T ASPIRE LAUNCHES ED-TECH ACCELERATOR FOCUSED ON SOCIAL IMPACT Program to invest in promising ed-tech startups with advisory board of leading education and technology innovators San Francisco, CA, January 22, 2015 — AT&T today launched the AT&T Aspire Accelerator ...read more
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